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Hoover W. Clark doctoral dissertation and letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6875
Hoover W. Clark doctoral dissertation consists of Clark's dissertation "Flaubert and Religion," written in 1964, and letters concerning the dissertation, from 1964 to 1966. Clark wrote the dissertation while a student at Brigham Young University. Also included are five letters between Hoover W. Clark and the University of North Carolina Press concerning Clark's failed attempt to publish the dissertation.

Dates

  • 1964-1966

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Clark W. Hoover doctoral dissertation must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Abstract

Hoover W. Clark doctoral dissertation consists of Clark's dissertation "Flaubert and Religion," written in 1964, and letters concerning the dissertation, from 1964 to 1966.

Biographical History

Hoover Winfield Clark was born 10 December 1929 in Pleasant Grove, Utah. He graduated from Brigham Young High School in 1948. After serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Paris, France, Clark worked for U.S. Army Intelligence. He received both his bachelor's and master's degrees in French from Brigham Young University. He received his Ph.D. at Syracuse University in 1964. He died 30 September 2006.

Custodial History note

Donated by Hoover W. Clark in 1986.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Hoover W. Clark; 1986.

Appraisal note

20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5. III "LDS scholarship and historiography."

Related Archival Materials note

See also "Racine and Marivaux: a study of the love element in selected plays" (PN 29.02 .C5342 1958).

Processing Information note

Processed; Mary Downs; 2009.
Title
Register of Hoover W. Clark doctoral dissertation and letters
Status
completed
Author
Mary Downs, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Date
13 May 2009
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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